Tuesday, October 2, 2012


Hello everyone
No I have not dropped off the planet.  Just been away being very very busy, with just some highlights shown. Since I was last here, I have been on an amazing holiday(s) starting in Western Newfoundland/Labrador

Iceberg in Gulf of St. Lawrence. That is Labrador on the horizon, the picture taken by the side of the road in Western Newfoundland.

A visit to Fogo Island

Summer garden chores,

a week in Halifax at the Canadian Quilters' Association conference,

My Rainy Day Umbrellas...a start...in Joyce O'Connell's class
a week in New Brunswick visiting my very good friend Rhonda Reid.  While there we created this 'door plaque' for her son Shea serving in Afganishtan.
spending time visiting my precious grandchildren on the farm

Finishing a summer-time birthday quilt for my Odessa

a wedding in Whitecourt Alberta for my nephew Billy to marry his beautiful Nancy

a quilt show in a Duncan British Columbia sheep pasture

a weekend on Campbell River/Vancouver Island at my nephew James' wedding to his beautiful Stephanie,

a quilter's retreat in Jasper : Quilting in the Lazy Bear Lounge (aka Pine Bungalows, Jasper National Park)
Welcoming committee to Quilting in the Lazy Bear Lounge
and busy busy planning for a trip to Ireland in June 2013 with my good friend Kim Caskey.

 It is time to get caught up!!!
I will be visiting you more often now.